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Join the movement for sustainable water solutions: Call for proposals is opened!

May 23 2024

Water Wise Societies program, part of the broader Impact Innovation initiative by the Swedish Energy Agency, Formas, and Vinnova, offers an opportunity to contribute to a systemic shift in sustainable water management. This call for proposal is aimed at diverse stakeholders from various sectors and organizations who are eager to collaborate on impactful projects that benefit humanity, society, business, and the environment.

What can you apply for?
The program seeks collaborative projects that address societal challenges aligned with the Water Wise Societies mission, “Sustainable Water for All by 2050,” and its sub-goals. The initiative focuses on feasibility studies that will lay the groundwork for future projects and investments within the program.

Who can apply?
Eligible participants include actors across the entire water management spectrum—from source to sea—encompassing public sector entities, businesses, research organizations, institutes, and civil society groups. Project teams must consist of at least three partners, including at least one key stakeholder.

Funding details:

Projects can apply for a maximum grant of 500,000 SEK, covering up to 80% of project costs. The total budget for this call is 7 million SEK, and the project duration can be up to six months.

Information meeting 28th of May
You are more than welcome to an information meeting on Collaboration for “Sustainable Water for All 2024”, an Impact Innovation call within the Water Wise Societies Program. During this meeting, we will provide an overview of the offer and address any questions you may have. 

Your innovative ideas and collaborative efforts can make a significant impact, ensuring a future where water resources are managed wisely and sustainably for everyone. 

Sign up for the information meeting here.

Apply to the call here.